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Rep . Steve King : Trump's Pivot on Immigration Gives Him an 'Uneasy Feeling'
One of Congress’ conservative immigration hawks is worried by Donald Trump ’s shifting tone on his signature immigration policy. “There’s not much that’s happened that’s encouraged me,” Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, said of Trump's pivot in an interview with ABC News. Trump, who won the GOP primary with
The Note: Trump Whiplash
NOTABLES --TRUMP EXPLAINS CALLING OBAMA THE 'FOUNDER OF ISIS' AS SARCASM: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump tweeted early this morning that he was being sarcastic when he called President Obama the "founder of ISIS," despite standing by the original comments multiple times over the past
Iowa Republican Rep . Steve King Calls Hillary Clinton 'Somebody I Can Work With'
Conservative Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, said Thursday he'd be able to work with Hillary Clinton behind closed doors. "When you’re working outside of staff and outside of the press she is somebody I can work with," the congressman said in a speech at the Iowa State Fair, according to the Des Moines
Rep . Steve King Clarifies Remarks About 'White People' Doing More for Civilization
Rep. Steve King clarified his recent controversial comments about “white people” doing more for civilization than any other "subgroup," explaining that he was actually referring to "Western civilization." The Iowa Republican had previously said on an MSNBC panel, "This whole white people business,
How Politicians Are Reacting to a Donald Trump-Mike Pence Ticket
Although the official announcement has been postponed, presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump asked Indiana Gov. Mike Pence to be his running mate on Thursday, according to sources, and Pence accepted. Prominent voices from both sides of the aisle are weighing in on the Trump-Pence ticket. The
GOP Trump Skeptics Praise Selection of 'Anti-Trump' Pence for VP
Donald Trump ’s apparent selection of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate could help the presumptive GOP nominee win the support of skeptical conservatives. Trump asked Pence to be his running mate Thursday afternoon, and the Indiana governor accepted, a source with direct knowledge told
Iowa Lawmaker Wants to Keep Harriet Tubman Off $20 Bill
Iowa Republican Congressman Steve King wants to keep President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill, despite efforts from the Obama administration to put a woman on America's paper currency. King has introduced an amendment to a spending bill that would prevent the Treasury from redesigning currency -–
What Really Happened in Trump's Capitol Hill Meeting
GOP presumptive nominee Donald Trump sat down with party leaders in Washington today, meetings that House Speaker Paul Ryan characterized as “encouraging.” Here's a look into the substance and tone of the closed-door meetings: Trump Listened to Lawmakers' Concerns Republican House and Senate
Six Memorable Moments From the Campaign Trail With Ted Cruz
All told, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz campaigned for the presidency for more than 13 months. As a campaign embed, I was along for the ride (literally) for nine months, to 27 states and hundreds of campaign stops, capturing his every move on camera and firing off questions as he made headlines along the
Rep. Peter King Tells Ted Cruz to ‘Go Back Under a Rock’ for Swipe at 'New York Values'
New York Rep. Peter King lashed out at fellow Republican Ted Cruz after the Texas senator took a swipe at Donald Trump for having “New York values.” "Memo to Ted Cruz: New York Values are the heroes of 9/11; the cops who fight terror; and the people you ask for campaign donations. Go back under a